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Kentish

[ ken-tish ]
/ ˈkɛn tɪʃ /
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adjective

of or relating to Kent or its people.

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Origin of Kentish

before 950; Middle English Kentissh,Old English Centisc.See Kent, -ish1
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British Dictionary definitions for Kentish

Kentish
/ (ˈkɛntɪʃ) /

adjective

of or relating to Kent

noun

Also: Jutish the dialect of Old and Middle English spoken in KentSee also Anglian, West Saxon
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